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Treasures of the Rare Books Room - The Bible

By MPL Staff on Nov 1, 2014 9:45 AM

This beauty is the Bible translated into German by Martin Luther printed in 1662. It is the fifth edition of the Ernestinische, Kurfürsten oder Weimarer Bibel originally published in 1641.

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Treasures of the Rare Books Room

By MPL Staff on Jul 18, 2014 10:09 AM

Wisconsin architect Frank Lloyd Wright designed more than one thousand buildings in his lifetime, and almost half of those plans were realized. And Now for Something Completely Different at Central, an open house featuring library treasures rarely seen by the public, will feature Frank Lloyd Wright: Selected Drawings Portfolio among many other gems at 2:00 PM on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

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